Calling Vancouverites: Where to find me on Mondays- the Urban Weaver Studio
Bring along your project in progress; spinning, knitting, crochet or sock darning- whatever you feel like working on. Be inspired by others projects, share ideas, techniques and if there is something new that is fiber-based you are hoping to learn, you might just find the people who can help you learn! Some nights may even find a dye pot on the go…Your hosts (in various combinations) include: Penny Coupland, Sharon Kallis, Karen Barnaby and Martin Borden
Mondays, 6-8 pm
Special events: in addition to doing your own thing we provide the following!
February 11th: Fiber Prep: Hackling, carding and combing. Learn how to create combed top, pulled roving, batts and rolags. Fiber tools will be supplied. Facilitated by Karen Barnaby Bring your own fiber (dyed or undyed, washed fleece, sheep alpaca llama is all good), bling, fabric scraps for carding into batts
March 4th Spinning art yarn on a spindle. Facilitated by Karen Barnaby
Must know how to spin on a spindle Bring your own fiber and spindle. Note: A heavier spindle is easier to work on than a light one.